Seniors

Grand Jury issues pointed report on Costco site, seniors

The Placer County Grand Jury is recommending that supervisors tap a $1.3 million enterprise fund to help Seniors First move from the DeWitt Center, which it’s being ousted fr ...

LARTA helps bring tennis communities together

The LARTA (Lincoln and Rocklin Tennis Association) second annual Tennis Spectacular was held last month at the Lincoln Hills Sport Pavilion and Tennis Courts. The LARTA FUNraising ...

Furry friends provide support to those in need

From the tragic aftermath of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Connecticut to the stress and angst of finals week at Sacramento State University, friendly dogs in vests ...

Free tax preparation offered in Rocklin

Beginning Feb. 3, no-cost income tax preparation using electronic filing will be available from certified AARP Tax-Aide preparers for taxpayers with low to moderate income, with sp ...

Flu cases showing up across country

As the new year approaches, so does the peak of influenza season and, according to WebMD.com, Placer County experiencing a “moderate” outbreak. Flu season can begin as ...

Rocklin gathers for Letter of Intent signings

Family, friends and well-wishers gathered at the Rocklin High School College and Career Center Nov. 20 to witness 11 Thunder athletes sign Letters of Intent to continue their acade ...

Seniors First to temporarily shut down

Placer County’s senior population will now feel the aftereffects of the government shutdown as Seniors First will lay off 35 of 45 employees and temporarily shutdown several ...

Get a car wash, help local seniors

H & H Integrated Pharmacy will hold a car wash campaign, “Suds for Seniors,” from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 17, at 1240 Sunset Blvd., Suite 500. “We de ...

Rocklin man does karaoke his way

Rocklin resident Len Austin didn’t celebrate his 90th birthday in a typical way — unless you consider a party with family and friends during karaoke night at a Rosevill ...

Mistywood gives back to veterans

Just in time for Fourth of July celebrations, the Mistywood retirement community will have apple crumb pies and cookies available at Roseville Downtown Tuesday Night. Check out th ...

Casa de Santa Fe heats up with summer events

Casa de Santa Fe will host a lecture, “New and Existing Alzheimer’s Therapies, at 6 p.m. Wednesday, June 5, in the independent clubhouse at 3201 Santa Fe Way. The spea ...

Rocklin baseball team serves up sundaes and smiles

  The Rocklin High School junior varsity baseball team recently made its third annual trip to Casa de Santa Fe Senior Community to serve ice cream sundaes to the residents. A ...

Johnson named ‘Placer County Senior of the Year

Rocklin resident Gene Johnson was honored as the “Placer County Senior of the Year” last month in return for what his colleagues call countless hours of community servi ...

Musical seniors in tune with mental health

Throughout human history, music has held a preternatural ability to affect its listeners. From Duke Ellington telling you to “Take the A Train” to Lady Day singing the ...